Person Details

Birthday: 1953-10-12 17:03:41

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Burnage, Manchester, England, UK

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Movie Involvements: 25

TV Involvements: 12


Most Famous Work

Biography

Born in Burnage, Manchester in 1953, David Threlfall is a celebrated actor of stage, film and television. In the latter, he is perhaps best known as the feckless Frank Gallagher in Channel 4's Shameless. In 1994 whilst working on a production of The Count of Monte Cristo at the Royal Exchange, Manchester, Threlfall met Bosnian actress Brana Bajic and the pair subsequently married a year later.

Most Famous Work

Play for Today
Average
5

Play for Today

(1970) Robert
Elizabeth: The Golden Age
Average
7

Elizabeth: The Golden Age

(2007) Dr. John Dee
The Ark
Average
6

The Ark

(2015) Noah
Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World
Average
7
Patriot Games
Average
7

Patriot Games

(1992) Inspector Highland
Troy: Fall of a City
Average
7

Troy: Fall of a City

(2018) King Priam
Black Sea
Average
6

Black Sea

(2014) Peters
Nowhere Boy
Average
7

Nowhere Boy

(2009) George Toogood Smith

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2020 Flop
Teddy
Cream
2018 King Priam
2017 Samuel Beckett
2015 Rev Huw Owens
DCS David Baker
Noah
2014 Peters
Tommy Cooper
2013 Len Harper
2012 Himself
2009 George Toogood Smith
2007 Dr. John Dee
Self - Panellist
Martin Blower
2006 Will Last
N/A
John Colbie
Jeffrey
2005 Prince Philip
2004 Frank Gallagher
N/A
2003 Preserved Killick
Donald Leek
2001 Dr. Wilhelm Kritzinger
2000 Hal Royce (older)
Aaron
N/A
1999 Joseph of Nazareth
N/A
1994 Lenny Smart
1993 Prince Charles
Syl
1992 Inspector Highland
1991 Stanley Rode
Archer
1990 Wicklow
Bell
N/A
1989 Tom Rowse
N/A
Jack Jenkins
1986 Leslie Titmuss
Leslie Titmus
1984 Robert
1983 Joe Henshaw
Vasily
Edgar
1982 Donald
N/A
Himself
1979 N/A
1977 Trevor
1970 Robert
Alan
Year Character Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2004 Executive Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

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